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Table 1 Number of identified taxa and classified CBS for each taxonomic rank. While 100% of the CBS could be assigned to a known phylum, only 81% were classified at the genus level and none at the species level

From: Pre-Cambrian roots of novel Antarctic cryptoendolithic bacterial lineages

Taxonomic rank # of taxa # of classified CBS (%)
Phylum 12 269 (100%)
Class 22 269 (100%)
Order 33 226 (84%)
Family 43 212 (82%)
Genus 28 81 (30%)
Species 0 0 (0%)